TULSA, Oklahoma - Two people are in the hospital after being attacked by their own dog on Wednesday.

Tulsa Police say it happened at an apartment complex near 61st and Memorial. After responding, officers found a woman on the second floor with severe wounds to her body. Police say the dog tried to attack them, but an officer used his gun to shoot it. Police say a man was also attacked.

Neighbors say the dog was known to be vicious and bit the woman before.